12/21/12, "Rep. LaTourette: Tea Party “Chuckleheads” Are to Blame for ‘Plan B’ Tax Vote Being Canceled," Fox News Insider
"Republican Rep. Steven LaTourette said that Boehner is not to blame for the stalemate, the Tea Party is.
don’t know what the number is but say the number is 40 out of 240 –
that’s not a repudiation of his leadership. That’s the same 40, 50
chuckleheads that all year … have screwed this place up. And he has done
everything in his power to make nice to them, to bring them along, to
make them feel included, but it hasn’t mattered,” he said."...via Free Republic